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SALT INFORMATION

Pyridoxine(3mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Pyridoxine is used to treat dysfunction of nerves due to isoniazid (anti-tuberculosis drug), idiopathic sideroblastic anemia (abnormal blood cells produced by bone marrow) and Vitamin B6 deficiency states.

SIDE EFFECTS

Long term administration of large doses is associated with the development of severe peripheral neuritis resulting in numbness and pain, usually in hands and feet.

DRUG INTERACTION

Pyridoxine may interact with other drugs like isoniazid, penicillamine, oral contraceptives, and levodopa. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Pyridoxine, a vitamin B6 supplement is required for the proper function of glucose, fats, and proteins in the body. It is also required for the growth and development of the brain, nerves, skin, and many other parts of the body.

Thiamine(10mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Thiamine is used as s a nutritional supplement to treat inflammation of the nerves, low thiamine levels due to beriberi, alcoholism, liver disease (cirrhosis), digestive problems including poor appetite, ulcerative colitis, and ongoing diarrhea. It is also used in metabolic disorders associated with genetic diseases, including Leigh's disease, maple syrup urine disease, and brain disorder due to thiamine deficiency.

SIDE EFFECTS

Thiamine is generally safe, although rare allergic reactions and skin irritation may occur.

DRUG INTERACTION

Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Thiamine is a water soluble vitamin, which is converted to its active form (thiamine pyrophosphate) in the body, which is essential for carbohydrate metabolism.

Vitamin B2(10mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

To treat vitamin B2 (riboflavin) deficiency, as a multivitamin supplement for treating iron deficiency, loss of appetite, migraine headache, preventing cataracts, acne, muscle cramp, burning feet syndrome, certain blood disorders and other vitamin B deficiencies.

SIDE EFFECTS

Vitamin B2 can cause the urine to turn yellow-orange in color. When taken in high doses, vitamin B2 might cause diarrhea and increased urination.

DRUG INTERACTION

Vitamin B2 interacts with various drugs such as anticholinergic drugs (atropine, glycopyrrolate, scopolamine), doxorubicin, methotrexate, phenobarbitol and phenothiazine. Antipsychotic medications (chlorpromazine), probenecid, thiazide diuretics (hydrochlorothiazide, chlorthalidone), tetracyclines, and tricyclic antidepressants (amitriptyline) may alter the amount of vitamin B2 in the body. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Vitamin B2 is required for the proper development and function of the skin, lining of the digestive tract, blood cells, and many other parts of the body. It is one of the key components of enzyme (flavoprotein) that participates in oxidation-reduction reactions in the cell to generate energy from proteins, carbohydrates and fats. Thus, vitamin B2 helps improve energy production and cellular functions. Vitamin B2 acts as an antioxidant. It also plays a role in the action of other B vitamins such as activation of pyridoxine (vitamin B6) and conversion of tryptophan to niacin (vitamin B3).

SUBSTITUTES

No substitutes found

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Fourts B during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Fourts B while breastfeeding/lactation?

Moderately safe: No studies have been conducted in breastfeeding women, however there is possibility of ill effect to the breastfed infants; or studies conducted in breastfeeding women show minimal non-threatening side effects to the infants. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the infant. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Fourts B with alcohol?

No studies found